Finding My PERFECT Foundation Match... Finally

  • Published on Jan 8, 2019
  • HI SISTERS! I've been doing makeup for 3 years now but the one skill I have not mastered is matching my foundation. I've looked white with Flashback Mary, but I've also looked orange. For today's video, I decided to test out every single foundation on the market and see if I could find the perfect shade. Enjoy!
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  • Cynthia's Vlogs
    Cynthia's Vlogs Day ago

    1 and 2 of the foundation really matched your skin
    1 it was the perfect match so perfect
    2 it was really beautiful and matched but not like 1
    I think 1 you should use it for like normal day with normal makeup and 2 for like an effect or...

  • Mrihatebunnies
    Mrihatebunnies Day ago

    Dior 1cr for sure

  • Katie Elizabeth
    Katie Elizabeth Day ago +1

    Me: oh that’s easy for me just get the lightest

  • Rhegan Naidoo
    Rhegan Naidoo Day ago

    I think the fenty foundation is the best match

  • Clea Welch
    Clea Welch 2 days ago

    his foundation mismatching is the next block eyebrows 😂 he'll see the light eventually

  • Daisy Barson
    Daisy Barson 3 days ago

    James said 😮😧 and I felt that

  • Kelsee Braxton
    Kelsee Braxton 3 days ago

    Dior, two faced, and fenty you can choose between those

  • Destiny Judd
    Destiny Judd 4 days ago

    How does he do his intro like that cartoon thing

  • L . A .
    L . A . 4 days ago

    I just want to know how his skin doesnt break out or anything with all that makeup he puts on!!love u the most sister+ur palette

  • TanishaStudios
    TanishaStudios 4 days ago

    -(Hi)- *yu* _rar_ _(Lol)_

  • Emu :3
    Emu :3 4 days ago

    james trying to convincing himself he has warm undertones for 36 minutes and 49 seconds

    ASMR JAYLIANA ASMR 4 days ago

    Sister I don't care what color foundation you use I will support you I'm only 10 I'm your Sister

  • Dulce-Veronica Coronado

    Honestly it’s between Fenty or Make up forever on Morphe the shade its lighter than spreaded on your chest and perhaps two faced could be an option depending on climate changes like you said but yeah,Have a good day or night James’s idk if this comment is late but lots of love from me and my mum ! ❤️❤️❤️✌🏻🥰

  • Groot The Dog
    Groot The Dog 5 days ago

    I liked the first foundation he used when he was using his final six matches, I like the first one “Born This Way” or something

  • Nicole Galloway
    Nicole Galloway 5 days ago

    Too faced

  • Gabby Bee
    Gabby Bee 5 days ago

    Two faced or fenty

  • gladitsnotme
    gladitsnotme 5 days ago

    This whole video was SO frustrating. I've never seen a self-hating white person before. Usually it's POC using skin lightening creams to fit societal beauty standards. How does a pale person hate their skin color SO MUCH that they have foundation dysmorphia and choose $1000 worth of yellow medium shades? Wow.

    • Lay-Lay A
      Lay-Lay A 2 days ago

      Ikr he is pale like tf?

  • Raya Olson
    Raya Olson 5 days ago

    James I'm kinda mad at this. You should know your "perfect foundation match" by now. You are just a little upsetting and I will be leaving some tips from now on okay sis.

  • AmyMcJ
    AmyMcJ 5 days ago

    Makeup forever

  • Chloe Goulding
    Chloe Goulding 6 days ago

    Me: hey James why do I think that you have warm undertones?
    James: CUz iMmA ceLeBRItY

  • XxFluffyKoalaxX
    XxFluffyKoalaxX 6 days ago

    Everyone is saying that he has pink undertones. Yes. But in foundation, you look for warms or cool tones. He's obviously cool tone. But he believes he's "warm tone" which is incorrect.

  • McKenzie St.Peter
    McKenzie St.Peter 6 days ago +1

    Two face and fentiy for sure.

    *sorry if I spelled the names wrong im not a beauty guru

  • Jessica Postopoly
    Jessica Postopoly 6 days ago

    It's hard to see why he gets so much hate for something as trivial as foundation but then once you realize how catty the beauty community is... Ever been on r/makeupaddiction or r/skincareaddiction on Reddit? Fucking savage.

  • Catherine Williams
    Catherine Williams 6 days ago +1

    If you put the playback speed at 0.75, he speaks like a normal person😂

  • Grac Vangoose
    Grac Vangoose 6 days ago


  • Yo
    Yo 6 days ago

    hey James, I really appreciate how you put in so much effort to try on all these foundations, wash them off, rewatch your footage to pick out the best few and try each one on your whole face. Keep up the good work!!!

  • Bronte Robinson
    Bronte Robinson 7 days ago

    Too faced is the best

  • Riding n Stuff
    Riding n Stuff 8 days ago

    too faced and fenty. i felt the others made your face pale and your neck tan.

  • Angelina Munoz
    Angelina Munoz 8 days ago

    Can u plz tell me y he has dots on him

  • Annette C
    Annette C 8 days ago


  • Rohima Khatun
    Rohima Khatun 9 days ago

    How can James use natural beige when that is literally my shade...I’m South Asian?

  • Sharla Mcintosh
    Sharla Mcintosh 9 days ago

    I like your moustache

  • Mya Simmons
    Mya Simmons 9 days ago

    The 2nd to last one I think matched his skin the best

  • Makayla Fernando
    Makayla Fernando 9 days ago

    i think born this way in nude was the best either that or morphs or fenty beauty

  • I am Beverage
    I am Beverage 9 days ago

    You actually want to match the foundation to your chest so when you blend down it looks natural. Your face isnt very dark, it is just very naturally blushed. Having a paler foundation would probably work better to match up with the rest of you ^-^

  • Kris //
    Kris // 9 days ago +1

    A sister tip: you know a foundation matches you when you don’t need to put it on your neck to be the same color 💕

  • Charelle Micallef
    Charelle Micallef 9 days ago

    the 5th one was the best but the last one was good as well

  • Davina Wynn
    Davina Wynn 10 days ago

    Dior 🙏🏾👀👀👀💪🏾💪🏾💪🏾💪🏾

  • Anonym Girl
    Anonym Girl 10 days ago +1

    It cost’s 35$ on morphe to ship to my country!!! What the heck!!!

  • April Baxter
    April Baxter 10 days ago +8

    Not a single soul:
    James: it’s gonna be a great year!

  • Irdina Natasha
    Irdina Natasha 10 days ago +1


  • A Fucking_ItalianGirl
    A Fucking_ItalianGirl 10 days ago

    *solution*: pour foundations in a bathtub and *cover all ur body*

  • maria nuñez
    maria nuñez 11 days ago

    Omg stop trying yellow undertones.... YOU ARE PINK UNDERTONED, look at your chest
    If its diff from your neck and chest its not your colour, the Fenty one is the perfect one hahah

  • Taimur Chowdhury
    Taimur Chowdhury 11 days ago

    The two faced and fenty one looked the besttt

  • Jade Lang
    Jade Lang 11 days ago +1

    James Charles's chest I actually the shade of my face bc I have rly light skin

  • Sabrina Schlotterer
    Sabrina Schlotterer 11 days ago +1

    James: The most disliked video on my channel
    *30k dislikes*
    Me: Oh sis

  • Qyara Garcia
    Qyara Garcia 11 days ago +1

    12:56 wow ur so rude James😂😂I'm jk ily sister😘😝💖❤💗

  • Day Mujica
    Day Mujica 11 days ago

    Dior kicked asses

  • Izzy How
    Izzy How 11 days ago +1

    I love you sis you are amazing

  • Haylin Wheeler
    Haylin Wheeler 12 days ago

    I think the Fenty foundation, its the closest one. 👏🏽

  • duh. itzkarissa
    duh. itzkarissa 12 days ago

    The fenty one was definitely the best

  • Julia Farrell
    Julia Farrell 12 days ago

    11:01 All these shades look way to dark Uhoh no shit James we’ve been telling you that you are fair/light not tan

  • Julia Farrell
    Julia Farrell 12 days ago +1

    Janes you are literally light with pink undertones not tan with orange

  • Ava Born
    Ava Born 12 days ago +1

    I like Dior

    YANA GOT SAUCE SKG 12 days ago +1

    Idk why but fenty beauty literally made a perfect match for him

  • xchloex06_ marie
    xchloex06_ marie 12 days ago +1

    You need to check the foundation shades in your neck not face,so the neck with match the face

  • Mostly Mia
    Mostly Mia 12 days ago +1


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    Mostly Mia 12 days ago +1


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    Mostly Mia 12 days ago +1


  • Hiraya Marahuyo
    Hiraya Marahuyo 13 days ago